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WKU students Kimberly “Brooke” Cooper of Bardstown, Payton Roberts of Louisville and Saeed Aldawsari of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, received undergraduate research awards at a recognition ceremony in Helm Library on Dec. 3. WKU Libraries and WKU University Experience faculty offer the awards in an effort to recognize the important role of good undergraduate research in […]
WKU Military Student Services’ first “Textbooks For Troops” benefit auction on Dec. 7 raised a total of $3,375.50. Wintry weather played a role in preventing many from attending the event at WKU’s Augenstein Alumni Center; however, for those who braved the cold, some great deals were made while supporting a worthwhile cause. Items were donated […]
WKU Police have arrested two more in connection with a Friday afternoon robbery in a campus residence hall. On Monday WKU Police arrested Orlando Mouncil, 22, of Radcliff, and Corey Stevens, 19, of Elizabethtown, both WKU students. They were charged with first-degree robbery and lodged in the Warren County Regional Jail. WKU students Cedric Arnold, […]
WKU will use a grant from the National Science Foundation to fund a five-year scholarship program in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) disciplines. The $616,669 grant will fund the Biotechnology S-STEM Program, which will provide scholarships to 20 students with majors in agriculture, biology, biochemistry, chemistry, computer science or math and an interest […]
After interviewing four people, WKU Police Friday night (Dec. 6) arrested two in connection with a robbery Friday afternoon in a campus residence hall. WKU students Cedric Arnold, 18, of Worthville, Ky., and Christopher Wilson, 21 of Old Hickory, Tenn., have been charged with first-degree robbery. Wilson was also charged with possession of marijuana. Both were lodged […]
Hunger can be a real issue, especially this time of year. In this week’s View from the Hill, Amy Bingham shows how WKU’s Food Pantry helps meet those needs on campus.
Here are the weather-related changes at WKU for Friday (Dec. 6) and the upcoming weekend: WKU’s Owensboro campus closed at 9:30 a.m. today (Friday) and will be closed Saturday. WKU’s Elizabethtown/Fort Knox campus will close at 1 p.m. EST today (Friday) and will be closed Saturday. WKU’s Glasgow campus will close at 3 p.m. today […]
Among several other departments from WKU, students and faculty from the Department of Geography and Geology attended the Kentucky Academy of Science’s 99th annual meeting Nov. 8-9 to participate in many activities including, oral paper presentations, moderating sessions and networking with Kentucky graduate schools. Oral presentations by Geography and Geology students included: The Kinematics and […]
WKU’s Kelly Thompson Chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) received Star Chapter status for the second consecutive year at the 2013 National PRSSA Conference. According to the PRSSA website, Star Chapters must complete one or more community service projects, conduct a meeting on public relations ethics and implement at least one […]
Here’s a reminder about WKU’s winter weather communications plan: If the WKU schedule is altered by inclement weather, WKU provides a number of ways you can find out if classes are delayed, canceled or if a campus is closed. Schedule changes will be announced through emergency text message, campuswide emails, on the WKU website and […]